■(IB) 'Broken Promise'
2014, Keith Keppel
, R. 2013) Seedling #05-10BC. IB, 18" (46 cm). Midseason bloom. Standards colonial yellow (M&P 11-K-3) to mustard (11-J-4), small oyster white (10-B-1) area on lower center, light lavender (43-C5) wash and fine dotting obvious only in small irregular broken color patches; style arms lavender-violet (42-D-6) lip, crests colonial yellow to pyrethrum yellow (11-L-2); falls martius yellow (9-I-1) paling to cream center, cedarwood (6-G-10) speckled upper fall, lavender-tan border, blended colonial yellow edge, fine lavender-tan speckling on inner edge, small random segments of pink-white to lavender; beards yellow in throat and middle, hairs tipped burnt-orange, white at end, hairs tipped chrome yellow (9-L-7); inconspicuous broken color. 'Overcast'
X 'Snow Lion'
. Keppel 2014.
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| From Keith Keppel Iris catalog, 2014: BROKEN PROMISE M 18" (Overcast X Snow Lion) Overall, a soft tannish effect. Colonial yellow standards with lighter yellow to oyster center wash; martius yellow falls cream in center, with cedarwood haft speckling and lavender tan to colonial yellow edge. Only on close inspection do you realize it's a minimal color-breaker, with small random segments mainly of pinkish lavender. Beards white, yellow and burnt orange. #05-10BC. $20.00.
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